Mythbusters’ Adam Savage explains how curiosity can lead to great discoveries

I absolutely love the Mythbusters, and I absolutely love this video – it explains how, with extremely simple equipment, but using logic and a little creativity, we can make fascinating discoveries. He talks about how Eratosthenes calculated the circumference of the Earth 2200 years ago, and how Hippolyte Fizeau measured the speed of light in 1849.

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Andrei's background is in geophysics, and he's been fascinated by it ever since he was a child. Feeling that there is a gap between scientists and the general audience, he started ZME Science -- and the results are what you see today.

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